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About Guner A.

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Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA
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I can't wait to meet you!
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Rachel December 20, 2018
· Knitting · In studio
She is the best. A++++++
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Tahsin November 20, 2018
· AutoCAD · In home
superb !!! highly recommended !!!
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Rodrigo C. April 27, 2018
· AutoCAD · In studio
She couldn’t be any more patient. Would definitely recommend.
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Guner A.

Torrance, CA 90504
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$25 / 30-min

About Renee D.

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Los Angeles, CA

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About Renee
I love to sew! and have great joy in teaching the craft. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old, taught by my Grandmother.  A FIDM alumni, I worked in the garment industry designing jr. dresses and as a pattern maker, as well as a costume stylist for 14 years in film‚ television, and commercials.
Discovering the joy of sharing my love of sewing and years of experience, I started teaching children and adults. I enjoy the process of teaching and helping students explore their creative ideas while making a project come to life on the sewing machine.
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Meredith L. April 11, 2019
· Sewing · In home
Renee is very knowledgeable and pleasant. I look forward to our next lesson.
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Shatoya M. February 13, 2019
· Sewing · Online
Ms. Renee is very calm and patient with me. I can’t wait to continue more lessons with her
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Heather November 4, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Renee is a fantastic teacher! She is great at what she does and I’m so thankful she was able to teach me. I have two little kids and just grateful about how understanding she was on some of the projects I’m working on. Im impressed with her background in fashion and so excited to put what I learned into practice!
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Renee D.

Los Angeles, CA 90045
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$85 / 60-min

About Athan S.

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Santa Monica, CA

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- Yale MBA and Cornell BA
- Expert in international business - have built 7 businesses myself, around the world
- Former professional poker player
- Former Cornell Varsity tennis player
- Fluent in Spanish and proficient in French

I've been tutoring since I was 8 years old (yes, 8 years old!). I love my students and helping them achieve their dreams!
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Edward January 19, 2019
· Poker · In home
I've used Athan for several lessons now and he's become a friend. Happy to write this review for him (though I secretly don't want other players to get the same coaching :)). I can't recommend him enough as he's saved me tons of money and has made me much more. Athan is so smart and analytical. I already knew how to play before we started but I wasn't winning much if at all, in my home games and in casinos both in cash games and in tournaments. Athan came with a completely custom lesson plan and helped break apart how to think about the game in general, how to play players, the math, specific leaks/weak spots, and different situations. Just try one lesson and I think you'll see the same.
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Bobby January 19, 2019
· Poker · In studio
Wow. Poker is not so intimidating any more. Athan really put things into perspective and has made my game vastly better.
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Michael January 19, 2019
· Poker · In studio
Was referred to Athan by a friend- Alot of fun to work with- a patient teacher that knows how to build your strenghts. A pleasure to work with.
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Athan S.

Santa Monica, CA 90401
(10)
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$150 / 30-min

About Tuesday C.

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Van Nuys, CA
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Sewing & Fashion Designer to the Stars Tutor
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Dakota G. April 4, 2019
· Sewing · In home
Tuesday was fabulous! My daughter had a great first lesson. She made a pair of pajama bottoms. She can’t wait until next weeks lesson.
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Carly August 12, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Amazing experience. Tuesday really is the best teacher.
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Ify N. August 9, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Tuesday is very welcoming and took her time understanding what I needed as a student.
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Tuesday C.

Van Nuys, CA 91411
(5)
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$40 / 60-min

About Tuwanda C.

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Los Angeles, CA
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Welcome future students! My name is Tuwanda and I want to help you learn how to recreate fabric based costumes of your favorite movie, video game or comic book character. I have 28 years of sewing experience and 11 of those years have been recreating cosplay costumes for clients.
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Ayesha April 27, 2019
· Sewing · Online
She is very knowledgeable and goes step by step.
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Ashlyn September 30, 2018
· Sewing · In home
My daughter had her first session with Tuwanda yesterday and had an awesome session! Tuwanda is very personable and they clicked very quickly. After they reviewed what my daughter had done in the past they began a new project. My daughter is very excited for her future sessions! Tuwanda was great!
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Tuwanda C.

Los Angeles, CA 90037
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$34 / 30-min
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About Meg H.

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Norwalk, CA

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Hi, there!
I'm a sewing instructor with a background in historical costuming. I've been sewing for over 15 years and received a degree in Costume Construction & Design.
Since 2016, I have been the lead educator of a sewing machine shop located in Boulder, Co. I have taught everything from sewing machine and serger basics to flat patterning and embroidering on leather.
I am certified on Baby Lock, Janome, and Bernina machines, and have taught classes for most major sewing machine manufacturers.
You can expect a patient, cooperative experience in my classes; we're in this together!
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Yizhen S. January 21, 2019
· Sewing · In home
Very knowledgable, kind and experienced sewing teacher.
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Meg H.

Norwalk, CA 90650
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$30 / 30-min

About Carrie L.

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Granada Hills, CA

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I look forward to teaching you how to crochet. I love the art and have been sharing it with my family and friends for years. It’s a relaxing skill that makes up for a hard day sometimes. It’s also fun to. You will learn that there are patterns and then there’s inspiration. I can’t wait to meet you and get you started on your new obsession.
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Carrie L.

Granada Hills, CA 91344
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$34 / 30-min

About Atousa P.

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Encino, CA

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Becoming the world youth champion at 12 and chess Grand Master at 20, would have never been possible without receiving the best chess lessons from my trainers and coaches. Everyone needs guidance in chess, I’m here to share my knowledge with you.

Despite being a professional chess player since I was 9, I’ve been teaching chess since 2006 and started my own chess school in 2008.

Private Lesson is an excellent way to learn, implement and achieve desired results for ambitious players or children who want to start chess methodically. Also, it helps any chess player to improve his/her proficiency. My students range are from beginner to master level.
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Eric May 21, 2019
· Chess · In home
Atousa has worked with my young son for some time now. I have seen a vast improvement in his chess skills. Equally as important, he has developed a strong ambition to learn and improve. It warms my heart to hear him ask if I want to play a game of chess instead of him asking if he can play video games. Cannot recommend Atousa enough. She is wonderful.
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Merow F. May 19, 2019
· Chess · In home
Absolutely amazing every single time. My son is completely engaged and learning so much! The whole family loves Atousa and is grateful to have her as part of our village!
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Francesca May 7, 2019
· Chess · In home
She was fantastic. We all loved her. Very knowledgeable and an excellent teacher.
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Atousa P.

Encino, CA 91316
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$42 / 30-min

About Jo S.

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Los Angeles, CA
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Hi, my name is Jo. I am a fiber artist. I machine & hand sew, knit, & crochet for over 30 years. I also cross stitch, needlepoint, macrame, design jewelry & rubber stamp.

I live and love to create. When you choose my services I find that teaching others also keeps me current on the latest trends in fashion and art. It's such a wonderful experience to be able to create something from your own hands. It's art! It's your life expressing YOU! Most just call it sewing or crafting. It is an art & a skill that you can always use.
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Anna April 4, 2019
· Sewing · In home
Jo is an awesome teacher, very experienced, kind and patient, I would definitely recommend her!
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Jo S.

Los Angeles, CA 90031
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$34 / 30-min

About Maggie L. N.

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Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
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About Maggie L.
I teach sewing, crafting, and Mandarin Chinese/Cantonese. I teach all different ages and experience levels (beginner, intermediate, and advanced).

Looking for a DIY gift idea? I can give you advice and teach you online.

I speak Japanese and Chinese, feel free to learn for fun.
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Susan April 13, 2019
· Sewing · In studio
My daughter, 13 took a sewing lesson with Maggie and she was wonderful. Not only was she very good with explaining the process, she had so much knowledge with sewing. My daughter is now able to sew a dress from patterns. She was also very nice and patient, I'm looking forward to signing up more lessons with her.
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Catherine April 12, 2019
· Sewing · In home
I learn so much and having fun in sewing.
Thank you Ms. Maggie
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Maggie L. N.

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
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$30 / 30-min

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